Category Archives: Photographs & Memories

Birthright

Birthright by Michael Romani In this day of days The false kingdom will fall Or we shall enter Vahalla An arrow of fire Shoots into the night’s sky The clash of battle as reply A kingdom built on betrayal Shall … Continue reading

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Playful State of Mind

Playful State of Mind by Michael Romani Ideas come in fanciful doodling Free associating and noodling Staring out of life’s windows Watching the breeze flow You have to keep a playful state Never able to really force the great In … Continue reading

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Carnivalesque

There is an on-going celebration tonight in Second Life in honor of it’s 14th Birthday.  I was honored in being asked to read an hour of poetry.  Who knew that an hour is so long? 😉  As I was getting … Continue reading

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An Accidental Definition

An Accidental Definition by Michael Romani There is a sense of scattered taunts Hidden in the hand painted fonts That reaches for the imperative Found in an industrial narrative Where the cross thatched tags Create a sense of visual lag … Continue reading

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The Monsters Are Due On Maple Street

Based on Twilight Zone, Season 1; Episode 22 The Monsters Are Due On Maple Street by Michael Romani Late summer on Maple Street, USA Children play as laughter rings on this sunny day The day begins its descent; it’s 6:43 … Continue reading

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Destiny (Heart Found)

Destiny (Heart Found) by Michael Romani I hear your fears Comforting your tears Bound in hand and in heart Bound as we’ve been from the start Now, nothing can keep me away I have found my home And here I … Continue reading

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My Last Confession

My Last Confession (c) Allyson Romani (2017) I stood at the back of the huge sanctuary, smoothed my skirt, fussed with my hair. Late afternoon sun streamed through the high stained glass windows, and seemed to illuminate the whole of … Continue reading

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Painted Words

Painted Words by Michael Romani An outside walk through typography Welcome to the streets of New York City A city of signs plentiful and adjusted Neon and offset messages awkwardly entrusted In a painting of a myriad of words Until … Continue reading

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Motor City Lines

Motor City Lines by Michael Romani The eyes of her face Put the beams into place A snug imparting of soul Before these wheels will roll Looking deep into the car As she smiles and looks back Maybe dreaming of … Continue reading

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Mirror Image

Continuing with my promise to Angie, the following is based on The Twilight Zone, Season 1, Episode 21. In the middle of the darkness and light Out there in the middle of dark, stormy night A traveler awaits her long overdue … Continue reading

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